Interventions to remedy early literacy difficulties that can have an impact on a child’s successful learning at school and later in life, will need to involve parents as well as teachers stressed researchers of a three-year project on early literacy interventions at AKU IED.
September 3, 2015
The University in partnership with the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam is adding to its postgraduate medical education (PGME) programme in Tanzania to include surgery and internal medicine specialities.
August 31, 2015
AKU’s Network of Teaching and Learning hosted its first Scholarship of Teaching and Learning conference at the University’s Centre for Innovation in Medical Education for faculty, the Aga Khan Development Network and partners.
August 24, 2015
Employing major contributions from the Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations’ Associate Professor Dr Philip Wood, Arabs and Empires before Islam, a source book for the study of pre-Islamic Arabia was published by Oxford University Press, New York on July 30, 2015.
August 20, 2015
NIGRAAN is a two-year research project in district Badin by the Aga Khan University’s Department of Community Health Sciences in collaboration with the Health Department, Government of Sindh.
August 19, 2015
The SONAM Regional Alumni Conference held in Kampala provided a forum to discuss the expansion of the scope of nursing education, practice and research and how emerging and evolving roles in nursing are rising to meet healthcare challenges faced by the region.
August 18, 2015
Dr Amyna Sultan, MBBS ’89 was honoured as the Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) by Her Royal Highness Princess Anne at an investiture ceremony held at Windsor Castle, on July 14, 2015.
August 17, 2015
Dr Farhat Abbas, Dean, Medical College, Aga Khan University, was conferred the Sitara-i-Imtiaz – the third highest civilian award by the Government of Pakistan – for his achievements in the field of medicine by President Mamnoon Hussain.
August 16, 2015
The Aga Khan University Hospital welcomed a 12-strong group of Africa’s First Ladies to the Heart and Cancer Centre, as part of the 9th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer in Africa (SCCA) Conference programme.
August 11, 2015
The Postgraduate Medical Education programme organised its first Open Day, in Nairobi, on July 15, 2015.
August 10, 2015